Power Automate: Moving Files/Folders from OneDrive to SharePoint


This article provides instructions on how to create a workflow (automated business process) that moves files and folders from your OneDrive library to a SharePoint library using Power Automate.



Power Automate allows you to create a work flow (automated business process) that moves files and folders from your OneDrive library to a SharePoint library.


Task: To create a work flow to move files/folders from your OneDrive library to a SharePoint library.



Step 1 - Open a browser, navigate to the Copy files between OneDrive for Business and SharePoint template 

Step 2 - If you are not signed in, click Try it now and sign in using your first name.last name@yourcampus.edu.

Step 3 - In the This flow will connect to: section your SharePoint, OneDrive for Business, Office 365 Users, and Office 365 Outlook accounts are listed.

Note: To continue, you must be logged in to each of your accounts. A valid log in is indicated by a green check mark next to an ellipse (...).

Step 4 - Click Sign in where required and click Continue.









Step 5 - Use the folder icon to browse to the OneDrive for Business Folder that you want to move files from, select a SharePoint Site Address from the drop-down menu, use the folder icon to browse to the SharePoint Folder Path that you want to receive the files.

Step 6 - Select Create.










Your automated business process is created. To access/manage your flow, select My Flows from the Power Automate navigation bar.










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